"With America it's not so much the country as what’s in the country that I like. I've said this before but I've learnt it’s not so much a country as a continent. So, it's people - I'm not writing off or writing on nations - it's just people that I found on our travels."
- Bono, 1983
did you know
The Songs Of Innocence album was released 40 years to the day that Bono's mother, Iris, died.